(April 1957)

Archie, 1949 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
Harry Shorten ?
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US size
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["I Took Lessons"] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Veronica is not impressed with Jughead's lightness of foot.

A Brush With Art (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
After forgetting about his required entry in the school art exhibition, Jughead whips up an abstract painting in minutes. Reggie and Archie have great fun at the painting's expense, until someone at the exhibition offers Jughead seventy-five dollars for it.

Package Deal (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Martin Epp ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin Epp ?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead tries to outsmart the post office.

Hand Signals (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Martin Epp ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin Epp ?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Reggie takes Midge for a drive. Moose finds out.

Color T.V. (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday; Merry Holiday
Synopsis:
Jinx fulfills her father's wish for a color television.

Journey's End (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie goes very much out of his way to just happen to drop by Veronica's place.

Safe Unsound (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Archie gets into a lot of accidents trying to keep Jughead from having an accident.
Reprints:

Horror-Scope (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie scoff at Jughead's sudden fascination with astrology, but his predictions keep coming true in the worst ways.

Munch Obliged (Table of Contents)

Jughead / text story / 1.75 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Terry Szenics
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset; Terry Szenics

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Jughead gets dragged to the principal's office for eating in class.

Indexer Notes

The two illustrations may be reprinted from an earlier story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
Louis Silberkleit
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Filed October 1, 1956; Listed owners Archie Comics Publications Inc, Louis Silberkleit, Maurice Coyne, John Goldwater, all of 241 Church Street New York 13 NY; Publisher Louis Silberkleit; Editor John Goldwater; Managing Editor Harry Shorten; Business Manager Maurice Coyne; No circulation figures provided.

Saved By The Bell (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie decide who will escort Veronica with a test of strength.

Quiet Please (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Miss Overdew; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
The school librarian makes a lot of noise trying to keep Jughead quiet.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["I Took Lessons"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. A Brush With Art
    Jughead
  3. 2. Package Deal
    Jughead
  4. 3. Hand Signals
    Reggie
  5. 4. Color T.V.
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. Journey's End
    Archie
  7. 6. Safe Unsound
    Jughead
  8. 7. Horror-Scope
    Jughead
  9. 8. Munch Obliged
    Jughead
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
  11. 10. Saved By The Bell
    Archie
  12. 11. Quiet Please
    Jughead
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